Summer 2011 Contests

Outside Bozeman Summer Hit List
It’s arrived… O/B’s long-awaited version of the Best of Bozeman. Take photos of yourself engaging in southwest Montana’s 20 most quintessential outdoor activities—climbing Sacagawea, fishing the Madison, paddling the Mad Mile, biking the Bangtail Divide, running the Ridge, skiing the Great One, climbing Gallatin Tower, et al—and send them to [email protected] by October 1 for a chance at big prizes and lasting glory. The full list and details are at, so grab your camera, pack along your trusty O/B, and go have the most action-packed summer of your life.

Farmer Tan
The populace of Bozeman, finally released from seven snowy months, is pale, pallid, and ready for some vitamin D… and with that comes the inevitable farmer’s tan. When that happens, document it for posterity and send your best shot to [email protected] Remember, your candy-cane bicep won’t cut it—past winners have displayed burned backs, scorched scalps, and demarcated digits. Get original, get creative, and show us some skin!

2011 O/B Photo Contest
Last chance to get your shots in for the fourth annual O/B Photo Contest. Winners will be featured in the fall issue and have their shots showcased at, a stock photo service. And just by submitting, you’ll get to attend the (in)famous Photo Contest Awards Party and enjoy catered drinks and food, hobnob with Bozeman’s photographic elite, and get a chance at dozens of great prizes provided by local businesses. The deadline is July 15, so get those shutters a-flutterin’.

Day Hikes Winner
The big winner is , whose stunning shot will now grace the cover of the new Day Hikes in the Beartooths guidebook. Thanks to everyone who participated and to Robert Stone for putting on the contest.